Natalie Nicole

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I'm a 28 year-old engineer living in Singapore who makes $48,630 — here's what I spend in a week

<i>Welcome to</i> Money Diaries<i>, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.</i><p><b>Occupation:</b> Structural Engineer <b><br>Industry:</b> Consulting <b><br>Age:</b> 28</b> …

World's Best Islands for Beaches and Natural Attractions

Sun, sand, and magnificent scenery: the allure of an island getaway is timeless.<p>“Your camera can’t capture all the hues of blue and green in the …

7 Creativity Inspiring Quotes to Start 2017.

Over the years I have collected many quotes by great people. Every now and then, I felt something was missing, and created my own quote. So, here are 7 quotes from me to inspire your creativity in 2017.<p>Great ideas are NOT accidental.<p>We tend to think that invention is accidental. However, there were …

Creativity

7 Ways to Improve Your Writing, According to Experts

Sometimes you don’t know what you want to say. Other times you don’t know the right way to say it. And very often you can’t get your butt in the …

Creative Writing

Healthy Spiced Raisin Oat Vegan Biscuit

<i>Perfectly soft and chewy raisin oat vegan biscuit recipe, that are easy to make and taste delicious. Biscuits that are incredibly soft, unbelievably</i> …

Breakfast

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The Best Lakes in Italy

Italy’s rolling countryside and coastal towns, plates of pasta, and ancient sites are well documented (and well visited). But its more than 1,500 lakes? Not so much. From the country’s largest lake to its most star-studded, consider this your guide.

Extra Rich-and-Creamy Macaroni and Cheese

Cooking

Where to Find Five-Star Hotels for Three-Star Prices

These places skimp on cost, not luxury.<p>Phoenix: $95 Built in 1929 in consultation with Frank Lloyd Wright, the Arizona Biltmore is known as both “the …

Hospitality

Bear is a beautiful writing app for crafting notes and prose

<i>BetaList features the newest startups. Today, we take a closer look at a beautiful writing app for crafting notes and prose. Submit your startup to get featured too.</i><p>What is Bear?<p>Bear allows you to write everything from quick ideas to essays and even books, then send your work to just about anywhere …

8 years after hope and change, voters are angry, anxious

ARVADA, Colo. (AP) — Eight years ago, Barbara Conley was one of the millions of Americans swept up in Barack Obama's promises of hope and change when …

This Is the Only Place You Have to Go This Summer

With 100-degree heat waves rolling through the country, it's clear: summer's here. Why does this time of year excite people more than any other? For …

The coolest thing to do for $20 in every state in the US

A few years ago, $20 seemed like a lot of money. However, these days, $20 can feel like nothing at all. You might spend $20 on your monthly gym membership or a movie ticket, sans popcorn.<p>Luckily, there are still some things to do in the U.S. for $20 or less; you just need to know where to go. Here …

World's Most Romantic All-Inclusive Resorts

Thai kings chose Hua Hin for their summer palace, and not far away, within seven acres of banyan-filled gardens, this beachfront resort makes …

18 No-Bake High-Protein Energy Bites for Easy Fueling

Pre-make these snacks for a handy energy boost.<p>1 of 18<p>Chocolate Energy Bites<p>These yummy treats from Cooking Classy combine almond butter, honey, and oats with chocolate for a decadent-tasting treat.<p>2 of 18<p>Chocolate Chip Trail Mix Balls<p>This recipe is from our cookbook, <i>Meals on the Run</i>. Not only are …

Dessert

America’s Best Little Beach Towns

Tucked between popular Monterey, Pebble Beach, and Carmel, this quiet town is more famous for its butterflies and stray deer than its tourists. You …

Fort Lauderdale

7 Google Flights Tricks That Are Better Than Any Travel Agent

Chances are you’re familiar with Google Flights. The travel search engine does everything you assume it would, like locate flights based on your …

Google Flights

15 Things You Need To Know About Visiting Sintra In Portugal

Sintra is a Portuguese gem! It’s easily one of the most beautiful places you can (and should) visit in all of Portugal and certainly packs some punch …

11 gems on the British coastline - by the man who ran all 5,000 miles of it

Sometimes the most positive ideas emerge from the deepest wells of sorrow.<p>This weekend will see Wayne Russell complete a journey that few would even consider attempting – a run around the entire coastline of England, Wales and Scotland.<p>He was inspired to don his trainers by the death of his sister …

Good fats can cut risk of death by 27%, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> We've long known that "bad" fats aren't the healthiest choices in our diets, but the latest news from Harvard is lethal: Eating too much saturated or trans fat can increase your risk of dying.<p>The silver lining? You can reverse some of that risk by making healthier fat choices.<p>"This study is …

Nutrition

Star Trek: Let That Be Your Last Battlefield

I spent my July 4th morning watching one of my favorite episodes of...

Top 7 Best Upcoming Fantasy and Sci-Fi Books: July 2016

We’re in the dog days of summer, and that means we’re laying out our beach towels, putting up a shade umbrella, and popping open some new books (or …

Books

6 Hottest Summer Travel Destinations in 2016 (According to World's Pickiest Travelers)

Wonder where the rich and famous like to travel this summer? Luxury website VeryFirstTo.com reached out to 466 of their celebrity and millionaire members across 57 countries—including some of the world’s most discerning travelers who are accustomed to splurging on the finest service and …

Everything You Need to Pack the Perfect Carry-On

When it comes to airline travel, luggage space is a luxury. Theoretically, it should be easy to fit everything you need for a weekend away in a …

12 Summer Breakfasts for a Lazy Holiday Weekend

You made it! The long weekend is finally here and it’s time to treat yourself. For me, that means starting with an extra-special breakfast. Most days …

What's on Your Sci-Fi & Fantasy Bucket List?

Science fiction and fantasy is a vast, deep ocean. No matter how big your vessel, you’re never going explore it all; you have to pick and choose your …

When You Don’t Want to Write

waywardwriters.orgWe’ve all been there, in that dark place where we procrastinate and downright abhor writing. We avoid the imperfect sentences, the …

Split Supreme Court blocks Obama immigration plan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday blocked President Barack Obama’s plan to spare millions of immigrants in the country illegally from deportation in a split ruling that heartened political foes who had accused him of overstepping his powers.<p>The 4-4 ruling, coming seven …

Immigration

How to Write a Novel, Explained by a Booker Prize-Winning Novelist

No one taught DBC Pierre how to write, but that didn't stop him from winning the Man Booker Prize for his debut novel. In his new book—and here—he explains how you could do the same.<p>Before he became a novelist, DBC Pierre had already led a picaresque life. Born in Australia in 1961 to a Nobel Prize …